Connecting People Who Care with Causes that Matter
Celebrating 20 years of service, Western Colorado Community Foundation is a tax-exempt charity, comprised of many funds established by separate donors. Based on the philanthropic model of endowed funds invested to grow over the long-term, with the earnings available annually for charitable giving, WCCF pools funds to provide sustained long term support for our region through grants, scholarships and more.
The Western Colorado Community Foundation (WCCF) 2020 Community Grants for Youth Outside! focuses on youth development through outdoor recreation. WCCF recognizes that youth are under stress across our communities, leading to anxiety, depression, and in extreme cases,...
With a great year ahead, take a moment to glance at the year behind: For several years, we have been actively building our local community funds. Last year, we received several significant donations to these funds from community-minded donors. We received our first...
Graduating this spring? Going back to school? Considering vocational training? We have scholarships to fit most situations and one common application lets you try out for most of them at once. WCCF manages 38 scholarships which span our seven counties. Presently, all...
READ THE 2018 ANNUAL REPORT
Our 2018 annual report highlights a year of a significant growth and impact, improving the lives of people and communities in Western Colorado.
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CORE Supported this Colorado Gives Day
This year, our new Conservation, Outdoor Recreation and Environment (CORE) Initiative benefits through ColoradoGives donations. The fund provides leadership and financial support for projects that advance the conservation and restoration of natural and working landscapes and the protection and enhancement of natural ecosystems that are important to the quality of life, economy and outdoor recreation in western Colorado. Learn more.
SERVING 7 COUNTIES
IN WESTERN COLORADO
With the help of hundreds of generous donors, WCCF provides funds in health & human services, education, arts and culture, environmental services and more.